Selling your home is a very complex process. It is also very time consuming, and requires much organization as the parties work through the many steps. We highly recommend you take advantage of the knowledge and expertise of a Realtor®. The links below are two very good resources that apply almost universally in any state.Things a Realtor® can do for you.
This link provides you with a list of the many possible activities a Realtor® may engage in to support selling your home. This list is broken into two sections - for buyers and for sellers. This information may be of great use to you as either a buyer or seller.Realtor® vs agent vs broker
This link helps explain the differences between agents/brokers and a Realtor®. Realtors® are not only trained and licensed based upon state laws, but they go a step further. They are members of the National Association of Realtors® and abide by a much higher set of standards and uphold a strict code of ethics.